añil

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Spanish[edit]

añil

Etymology[edit]

From Andalusian Arabic النيل (an-nīl), from Arabic نِيل (nīl), from Persian نیل (nīl, indigo), from Middle Persian, ultimately from Sanskrit नील (nīla, blue).

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Noun[edit]

añil m (plural añiles)

  1. indigo (colour)
  2. true indigo, indigo plant Indigofera tinctoria
  3. indigo (blue dye)

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Colors in Spanish · colores (layout · text)
     blanco      gris      negro      marrón
             rosa              rojo, carmín, carmesí, carmesín, cremesín, cremesino              naranja, anaranjado              amarillo, crema
             lima              verde              {{{mint green}}}, {{{dark green}}}              cian, azul-petróleo
             azur              azul              violeta, añil, índigo              magenta, morado, púrpura